Job Posting: Come join us and find out why Cedars-Sinai has been ranked as one of the top 100 best places to work in IT as ranked by 2017 Computerworld Magazine. The Enterprise Information Services (EIS) team at Cedars-Sinai understands that true clinical transformation and the optimization of a clinical information systems implementation is fueled through the alignment of the right people, processes and technologies. Job Summary: Performs a broad variety of technical engineering support, design, architecture for monitoring and managing the Health Systems data infrastructure and systems. Develop and implement standards, policies and procedures, and works as a liaison with contractors and vendors to ensure the integrity and security of the network and infrastructure Serves as a mentor for Network/Systems Engineers and must be able to work independently to come up with network designs and assemble and guide implementation teams. Perform maintenance, and upgrades of networks, including servers, routers, switches, firewalls, remote access systems, and network management systems. Monitor network connectivity and ensure high quality data transmission. Provide technical support to various departments and users with regards to LAN/MAN/WAN/Security/Wireless and cloud-based networks. Manages day-to-day issues and maintains the enterprise Service Level Agreements (SLA). Job Responsibilities: 1. Participates in the evaluation of new applications for the Health System, determines their effect on the existing network and systems infrastructure and perimeter; recommends and may oversee any necessary operational or security enhancements. 2. Coordinates contracted network penetrations to validate security infrastructure and implement remediation recommendations. 3. Works jointly with user project managers and other IT groups to successfully implement projects. 4. Helps manage contractors and consultants performing security and network related projects. 5. Stays current with industry trends and technology advances in the area of Information Technology. Attends training and educational seminars as required. Communicates relevant information to EIS staff and user departments. 6. Participates or collaborates in policy creation, performing periodic security reviews of existing information systems, and assisting in the requirements and solution definition process for new CSHS information systems. 7. Participates in the design, implementation, maintenance, and modification of perimeter and network security devices and/or systems. 8. Accountable for reviewing requirements, development of network standards, and securing CSHS Data Networks infrastructure including but not limited to the Network Perimeter, Remotes Access, Main Campus, WAN, leased spaced or owned, Data Center, wired and wireless environments. 9. Has key responsibility for the identification and resolution of hardware and software technical problems and malfunctions related to networks. 10. Promotes governance and compliance with security standards, policies and procedures as well as maintain the Health Systems network security infrastructure with respects to functionality, performance, scalability, process, and reliability. On-Call:
On a rotational basis, during off-hours and weekends
Bachelor's Degree in an IT or engineering discipline or equivalent combination of education and work experience is required
5-7 years of practical experience as a Network or Systems Engineer in a complex multi-platform, multi-protocol environment.
Experienced in planning, designing, and documenting Cisco equipped networks with 15,000 plus nodes with large domains and deployments.
Experience with selection and strategic direction of network and security technologies and architecture--perform concept and testing to network security design and solutions, vulnerability and penetration testing, and threat mitigation.
Requires expertise in network monitoring, analysis, management, and configuration tools or expertise with server/systems monitoring and management tools.
Understanding of business and clinical applications within a healthcare environment
A packet level expertise in network traffic analysis
Competent with mainstream office automation, project management, and communications tools.
Strong project management and interpersonal skills; ability to deal effectively with diverse skill sets and personalities, provide strong team leadership, and work effectively as a team player.
Ability to be highly organized with a demonstrated aptitude to prioritize workload, meet deadlines, manage several broad-scope projects at one time, and utilize time effectively for staff and self.
Ability to execute all job responsibilities and assignments promptly, reliably, honestly, and ethically.
Requires expertise in all aspects of LAN and WAN operation, routing, topology, QoS, Multicast, network protocols, and MetroEthernet.
Knowledge of regulatory requirements and best practices such as Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act of 1996 and California State Bill No. 1386.
In –depth knowledge and experience of the following: MPLS, NAC, VPN, remote access servers, security devices, firewalls, security protocols, IDS / IPS, NAT/PAT, ACS, Adaptive Authentication, SecurID, Radius/LDAP/TACACS, wireless.
Providing healthcare for more than 100 years, Cedars-Sinai has evolved into one of the most dynamic and highly renowned medical centers in the world. Along with caring for patients, Cedars-Sinai is a hub for biomedical research and a training center for future physicians and other healthcare professionals. This attracts exceptional talent to Cedars-Sinai, including world-renowned physician-scien...tists who seek a place where they can both conduct research and see patients--the ideal formula for discovery and its translation into cures. Our patients benefit from access to doctors at the top of their fields, and our researchers have an ideal community in which to study the impact of healthcare challenges, and reflect that knowledge in their research. The greater Los Angeles area in which Cedars-Sinai resides possesses unparalleled cultural and ethnic diversity which offers outstanding opportunities for translational and clinical research and a dynamic environment for medical education.Although community based, Cedars-Sinai is a major teaching hospital affiliated with the David Geffen School of Medicine at the University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA). Cedars-Sinai has highly competitive graduate medical education programs in more than 50 specialty and subspecialty areas, a graduate program in biomedical sciences and translational medicine, a clinical scholars program directed towards junior physicians with aspirations to become clinical scientists, and post graduate training opportunities.There are more than 250 full-time faculty members at Cedars-Sinai. The voluntary medical staff, comprised of more than 2,200 specialty board-certified or board-qualified physicians, represent all of the specialties and subspecialties and collaborate with full-time medical staff in the teaching responsibilities of the graduate medical education programs.